Studies Subject Guide LRC@TCC
Scope: Library resources on women's history, health, etc.
to supplement The
Women's Center@TCC. Also see our subject guide on Women's
Library of Congress
Call number areas to browse:
CT3200-3830 Women's Biography
HQ1101-2030.7 Women and Feminism
PN471-479 Women Authors
RG Women's diseases
Keywords to search: women and topics e.g. women and business,
women and authors, feminism, suffrage, women's rights, women's movement,
Subjects to search (Library of Congress): Feminism
Women and headings beginning with the word Women.
Subdivision --Women under individual wars, e.g. World War, 1939-1945--Women;
also subdivision --Relations with women under names of individual persons
Books in our catalog:
Gale Virtual Reference Library (r)
Black Women in America (REF E185.6.B542)
Contemporary Women Poets (REF PS151.C67 1998)
Encyclopedia of Women's History in America
Feminism: A Reference Handbook (REF HQ1410.H365)
To Believe in Women: What Lesbians Have Done for America, A History (HQ75.6.U5F35
Women's Issues (REF HQ1115.W658 1993)
Women's Studies Encyclopedia (REF HQ1115.W645)
Library Resources (r):
Unlimited, database contains information for nearly 444,000 international,
U.S. national, regional, state, and local Nonprofit membership organizations
Women's Issues database provides full text access to global
information on women.
Researcher covers the most current and controversial issues
of the day with full text articles.
Newswatch is a full-text collection of the newspapers, magazines
and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.
Women and Social
Movements is organized around
the history of women in social movements in the U.S. between 1700 and
2000, seeking to advance scholarly debates and understanding.
Viewpoints Resource Center for issues of feminism and women's
Also try our
Memory: American Women contains a slightly expanded and fully
searchable version of the print publication American Women:
A Library of Congress Guide for the Study of Women's History and
Culture in the United States (Washington, D.C.: Library of
Women's History provides citations to print and Internet reference
sources, as well as to selected large primary source collections
Changing Face of Medicine the
National Library of Medicine that explores "the many ways that
women have influenced and enhanced the practice of medicine."
the Legacy: the Women's Rights Movement, 1848-1998
Organization for Women (Issues)
Women's Health Information Center
Women's History Project
Job For a Woman Women have participated in wars - as soldiers,
nurses, workers and home-makers - since well before the twentieth
century. This resource focuses on women's experiences of war in
the twentieth century. It is a useful resource for History and
Women's History, an oral history project from Old Dominion
and International Development Program from the University of
Women and Social
Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 is organized around
61 document projects with over 1600 primary documents.
Womens' History from About.com